Katya Gordon for the Lake County News-Chronicle
Last week, we discussed the importance of improving and expanding our recycling use in Lake County.
What's new with garbage in Lake County, and what's coming?
Here we go with Advent season, replete with extra festivity, heightened expectations, intensified memories and lovely falling snow.
We are of two minds here in Lake County as winter approaches, then recedes, then approaches again.
Thanksgiving weekend is a time to give thanks – and we in Lake County have much to be thankful for.
In the 2004 movie "Miracle," Coach Herb Brooks pulls together a very young, amateur, U.S. Olympic hockey team, made up mostly of longtime competitors from college-level hockey.
Question for candidates: "Given the higher intensity and frequency of heavy weather events in Lake County (rain, snow, wind); higher heat/humidity in the summer; increased outbreaks of invasive species due to warmer winters; and the growing unpredictability of our seasonal shifts, and given the number of citizens in Lake County who are concerned about this, how would you prioritize the following climate-related adaptations and solutions?"
What do candidates that you are voting for in the November election have to say about climate solutions?
Finally, the jury is out. The Trump Administration, deep in a 500-page environmental impact statement, acknowledged that the earth could warm as much as 4 degrees Celsius by 2100 if emissions are not drastically curbed.
“Nobody wants to be an outlier.” –Republican Mickey Edwards